A holiday rental home in San Rafael will put you close to many fun activities and interesting attractions. You’ll be close to the beach and to the area’s most popular places to visit. You are sure to feel right at home in your well-appointed rental.
The lovely weather in San Rafael makes it a perfect choice for anyone who enjoys outdoor activities. The local beaches provide the opportunity for swimming, boating, kayaking and fishing. Hiking and cycling are popular here and there are many trails to enjoy, including challenging mountain trails. Bird watchers will be thrilled for the chance to see some hard-to-spot species such as hawks and clapper rails. Several art galleries are located nearby and provide a chance to view and, perhaps, purchase a piece from a local artist.
In addition to the long list of activities in the out of doors there are also many places to visit whilst on holiday to San Rafael. A number of historic lighthouses can be found nearby and the Lighthouse Visitor Centre provides information about many of them. The Falkirk Cultural Centre is house inside of a 19th century Victorian home. During a tour of this attraction you’ll see a wonderful selection of contemporary art along with temporary exhibits that change with the seasons. The Bay Area Discovery Museum is a great choice for families with kids. Lots of hands-on exhibits provide fun for children of all ages.
The winters in San Rafael are very mild and the summers are warm, sunny and pleasant. Whilst there are variations in temperatures based on the season, it is possible to enjoy time out of doors throughout the year. During the winter months the average low temperatures are between 5° and 7° C and the average highs are 13° to 17° C. In the spring the average lows are 8° to 9° C and the average highs are 20° to 23° C. During the summer, the average lows are 11° to 12° C and the highs are 26° to 28° C. There is very little rain from June through September with a maximum of 7 mm per month falling during that time. The most rain occurs from November through March with 164 to 239 mm per month.
The nearest airport to San Rafael is San Francisco International Airport (SFO) which is 31 km away. Another option is Oakland International Airport (OAK) which is located 32 km from San Rafael. You will need a car to use during your stay.